Piano at the Museum

2019-09-06 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
San Juan Islands Museum of Art 540 Spring Street, Friday Harbor, WA 98250 360-370-5050
Address: San Juan Islands Museum of Art 540 Spring Street, Friday Harbor, WA 98250 360-370-5050


    Liz Dorman                                                  Michael Smith


A free recital, open to the public, featuring the powerhouse piano team, Liz Dorman and Michael Smith, of the Archipelago Collective of the San Juans, playing works for piano four-hands at the art museum. Hear the sounds of the museum’s newest addition, a beautiful baby grand piano, while viewing images of the ocean in the DEEP DIVE exhibit.


“AC is the ideal place to practice and perform, and it was a joy to bring music to the audiences of Friday Harbor!”


Admission for the concert is free between 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. After that, the regular admission is in effect, which is $10 and free to museum members and those 18 and under.


About the Performers:
Elizabeth Dorman
A recent winner of the 2017 Father Merlet Award from Pro Musicis, Elizabeth performs frequently as a soloist and chamber musician, and is a member of New York’s Bridge Arts Ensemble.

A passionate educator, she has previously held teaching positions at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Preparatory Division and has been piano faculty at summer festivals including the Icicle Creek Music Center and San Francisco Conservatory of Music’s Summer Music West.


Michael Smith
Michael is a former fellow at Ensemble Connect, a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and the Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education.

He is passionate about performing, teaching, outreach, and developing unique roles as a creator and presenter.


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